"You don't just wake up in the morning and wash your face and comb your hair and go out in the street and look like Marilyn Monroe. She knows every trick of the beauty trade." Milton Greene on Marilyn Monroe
Her expression reminds me of what I would look like sitting on the very edge of my seat, feeling Beyond excited to say the least but trying to play cool in anticipation of seeing you. Of course not nearly as spectacular or fabulous as this beauty.
THE must have book.vogue the editor's eye / In editor Babs Simpson dressed Marilyn Monroe in Christian Dior Haute Couture for Bert Stern’s famous last portraits of the actress. Photographed by Bert Stern, Vogue, 1962 / Courtesy of Abrams